Trucking Rates Increase Again in October: Long-Haul is Going Places

At the start of the 4th quarter, data on producer costs displays that overall inflation had growth. Trade detail showed that transportation rates had another substantial boost in October.   According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics repor...Read More

Facebook Employees’ Bus and Heavy-duty Truck Crashed: 2 People Injured

According to the California Highway Patrol, a bus transporting Facebook employees and a truck collided on Wednesday.   The collision resulted in closing all lanes of Highway 84.   California Highway Patrol chief officer Damian J...Read More

“Why Do You Need a Driver’s Cabin When There’s No Driver?” : All-Electric Driverless Truck Was Unveiled

The first all-electric driverless freight truck was unveiled on Wednesday. Volvo Trucks is the world’s second-biggest heavy-duty truck maker after Daimler Trucks.   The new semi-truck Volvo’s Vera has no driver’s cabin and looks like...Read More

Semi-truck Plant in Coolidge Will Create Up to 2000 jobs

Coolidge is going to turn into an ideal place to develop a manufacturing plant according to the company specialized in the development of hybrid trucks. Nikola Corporation specializes in building pure electric and hydrogen-electric powertrains for bi...Read More

A Logging Truck Lost Control and Crashed into a North Carolina Church

HAW RIVER, North Carolina -- There are no on hurt after a logging truck reportedly lost control of its brakes and crashed into two other vehicles and a North Carolina church.   The incident took place at almost 4:30 yesterday afternoon in ...Read More

Economic Growth in Freight Transportation Causes Lack of Truck Drivers

The need for freight transportation has been increased according to the economic growth over the past 6 months, but the industry is facing a lack of drivers.   The trucking industry is encountering a 50,000-truck driver shortage, according...Read More

Truck Driver Who Fled the Crime Scene in Winchester Identified

WINCHESTER -- A town resident is accused of hitting and seriously injuring a 16-year-old boy with a truck on Warwick Road Saturday night and then fleeing the scene.   Andrew P. Schultz, 36, of Winchester is charged by the Winchester Police...Read More

Trucking Delays in North Dakota Caused by the ELDs

BISMARCK, North Dakota -- North Dakota businesses that rely on truck drivers for supplies have been experiencing delays due to mandated ELDs (electronic logging devices).   After the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) star...Read More

Truck Exploded on Interstate 89 Monday Morning in Vermont

BOLTON, Vermont -- The cause of fiery rollover in Bolton on Interstate 89 during Monday morning's rush hour remains under investigation, police say.   The truck's driver, Austin W. Wheatley of Brookfield, was pulled to safety by three othe...Read More

Truck Stop Fire Left Multiple Injured People in Missouri

MATTHEWS, Missouri -- Multiple Missouri teams fighting the fire that left a truck stop in ashes.   The incident occurred around 11:40 A.M. on June 3, 2018 at Flying J truck stop in Matthews, Missouri. The building was located right off I-...Read More